Bluegrass Legend, Curly Seckler, Dies At 98
December 29, 2017 18:26
On Wednesday, December 27th, 2017, and only two days after his 98th birthday, bluegrass legend Curly Seckler passed on.
Curly was born John Ray Sechler and into a musical family in China Grove, North Carolina. His parents, Carrie and Calvin Seckler, were themselves musicians. Carrie was an organist and his father Calvin played old-time fiddle, harmonica, and autoharp. Together, they were the first music teachers that this legend ever had.